RUTLAND, Vt., – Vermont State police have arrested a 22-year-old man for allegedly having sexual contact with a minor.
Police say they arrested Mitchell Bowen Jr. of Rutland for sexual assault on Tuesday.
Authorities investigated a report from a 13 year old who said she met with Bowen in the dugout at the ball field near Fair Haven Grade school while school was not in session. Bowen then engaged in sexual intercourse with the teen. The victim and Bowen are known to each other.
Bowen was on probation at the time for unrelated charged. He is scheduled to be in court on November 4. He faces up to 20 years in prison and may be fined up to $10,000.